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Ted McEnroe

Please direct media inquires to Director of External Communications Ted McEnroe at 617.338.3890

As Greater Boston's community foundation, the Boston Foundation is focused on the myriad of factors which make our city unique and successful. With an emphasis on strengthening this region's competitiveness in the global economy, the Foundation works with many partners to publish cutting edge research, hold public forums, and convene task forces of experts and stakeholders to create action agendas for real change.

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June 2018 Grants

The Boston Foundation announced its quarterly discretionary grants after a meeting of the Foundation’s Board of Directors this week. The Board approved $2,160,375 in single and multi-year discretionary grants to 19 nonprofits.

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Blog Post | Open Door Grants

What’s New with Open Door Grants at the Boston Foundation

As some of you may know, we removed the ODG application and deadlines from the website in March to make some slight changes as we enter the third year of grant making. Now with plans in place, we’d like to explain our thinking over the last few months of planning and share next year’s most relevant ODG programmatic changes.

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Blog Post | Education

Summer Learning: Selections from Boston EdTalks 2018

We begin a summer exploration of the themes of the 2018 Boston EdTalks by highlighting three remarkable stories of the power of writing - all from Boston teachers who shared their brilliance on stage this spring.

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